On 2006-02-08, Dominic <dgoodwinlocalhost.localdomain> wrote:Tis the nature of the beast. TCP operations will wait for a response. You> I have my wireless card in my laptop and it works great, however, when I
> am out of range of my wireless signal boot up time takes forever. It sits
> and waits for the network to come up or something. Is there a way when a
> network connection is unavailable to have ubuntu not wait so long?
think it's bad for your laptop, you should try a server that's been cut off
from the network. sendmail, apache, ntp, etc. Everything trying to get a
network connection and can't.
Seth H Holmes